The History of Farmall Tractors: 1940-1954

Learn how Farmall’s expansion into construction equipment developed alongside the manufacture of quality trucks and farm equipment.

1951 Farmall Cub. Conceived and developed as the Farmall X or Baby Farmall, IHC introduced the Cub in 1947. The sales division had concluded that southeastern cotton and tobacco farmers could use a machine that was smaller than the Farmall A.
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